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Future of American Airlines at New York’s John F. Kennedy

When it comes to NYC and air travel, Delta is the largest carrier at New York’s John F. Kennedy, and United has their home fortress at Newark Liberty International Airport. American Airlines has a boutique operation at New York’s JFK, as they capitalize on their service to London-Heathrow as well as Los Angeles, and San…

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Hawaiian Airlines Network and Schedule Updates

When it comes to service to the Hawaiian Islands from the mainland, Hawaiian Airlines offers an extensive list of routes to the islands, however competition is fierce with all the major carriers including Delta, American, United, Alaska Airlines, and now Southwest Airlines competing. Hawaiian is constantly re-evaluating their routes and schedule to remain competitive and…

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Is the 100K Amex Business Platinum Sign-Up Bonus Worth It?

Currently the The Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN is offering a sign-up bonus of 100,000 Membership Rewards points, after meeting the minimum spend requirements, which makes this a great to sign-up for this card. Both The Business Platinum® Card from American Express OPEN and The Platinum Card® from American Express offer phenomenal lounge access benefits, however you…

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Flight Review: Aeromexico Premier Business Class JFK- Mexico City

Points Miles & Martinis contributor Nicky shares his thoughts on the Aeromexico Premier Business Class from New York (JFK) to Mexico City (MEX) on a recent visit. Aeromexico has been only around for 30 years and remains the only full service national airline of Mexico.  Recently, they took delivery of Boeing 787 Dreamliners, both 787-8 and 787-9,…

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American Gold/Platinum Status (Targeted), Andaz Mayakoba Review, Working Out at the Airport

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. American Airlines has sent out offers for complimentary Gold or Platinum AAdvantage status for some members, through September 7th, 2018. See the full details and whether you…

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How to Earn 300,000 Hilton Honors Points with Sign-Up Bonuses

If you’re looking to earn a bunch of Hilton Honors points, you’ll want to take a look at three of their cards, which collectively are offering 300,000 Hilton Honors Points, with sign-up bonuses after completing the minimum spend requirements. With the Hilton Honors™ Card from American Express you’ll earn 75,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after spending $1,000 in…

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Southwest Will Give You 2,500 Points For Waiting Longer Than 10 Minutes

Southwest has rolled out a new pilot program. If you are a PreCheck member and have to wait in line at Oakland International Airport security longer than 10 minutes, Southwest will give you a 2,500 point bonus. If successful, this program could roll out to other airports as well. Southwest Will Give You 2,500 Points For…

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New Hilton 75K Offer!

American Express is out with a limited time offer (valid through June 27, 2018) on their Hilton Honors™ Card from American Express. The welcome bonus of 75,000 Hilton Honors points after spending $1,000 within the first three months. This is a nice increase to the previous offer of 50,000 Hilton points. This card has no annual fee. Let’s…

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Starwood Save Up To 31% On Stays In Aspen And More!

A couple weeks ago, the New Marriott Rewards Changes were announced. For now, you can still save on Starwood Hot Escapes if you have some plans that you want to book for the next 6 weeks. Starwood released this week’s SPG Hot Escapes today, where you can save a bunch on upcoming hotel stays. Every week, they offer savings at select…

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Free Platinum Or Gold American Status For Some

American Airlines has sent out offers for free Platinum or Gold status to some AAdvantage members,  through September 7th, 2018. The offers were emailed out with the subjects, “Free Platinum status for you”, “Free Gold status for you.” Free Platinum Or Gold American Status For Some (targeted) Gold Status Offer Register for this exclusive offer to…

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